An MSP has accused Labour of providing music tuition “for the few, not the many” after a council controlled by the party became Scotland’s first to propose scrapping the service for most pupils.
A “dramatic cut” in the use of restraint on disabled schoolchildren has been demanded by the Scottish Liberal Democrat leader.
Nicola Sturgeon has described Labour’s failure to offer an alternative proposal for the Scottish Budget as “unacceptable”.
The Scottish Government is working on plans to reintroduce a procedure for removing blood clots from the brains of stoke victims.
A new pay offer to teachers threatening strike action will be financed by the Scottish Government and not the education budget, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Nicola Sturgeon has said she would give evidence to a special committee being set up to probe the Scottish Government’s handling of complaints against former first minister Alex Salmond.
Nicola Sturgeon has promised to reveal her plans for a second Scottish independence referendum in a “matter of weeks”, regardless of what happens with the Brexit deal.
The Scottish Parliament has introduced sign language interpretation in its coverage of First Minister’s Questions for the first time.
Nicola Sturgeon has said the Jewish community are a “vital and valuable” part of Scottish society, following concerns over rising anti-Semitism in the UK.
School support for a severely autistic child was slashed due to council funding cuts, Nicola Sturgeon has been told.
Education Secretary John Swinney has been accused of a “substantial and perverse misrepresentation” of an expert’s work after claiming he supports controversial tests for primary one pupils.
The UK Government must completely halt the roll-out of universal credit to prevent it from driving people into poverty, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Nicola Sturgeon has defended her Government’s record on education, saying there are now as many primary school teachers as there were when she was a child.
The enduring ties and friendships created following the Lockerbie bombing have left a legacy of hope for the future, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Nicola Sturgeon has described ScotRail delays as “unacceptable” as it was indicated around 5,000 trains are axed or partially cancelled each year.
The First Minister has defended her record against accusations of damaging cuts affecting schoolchildren with additional support needs.
The Conservatives have pushed the First Minister to rule out rises for taxpayers in next week’s Scottish Government budget.
Nicola Sturgeon has defended ScotRail after its punctuality record was questioned at Holyrood.
The Scottish Government has “quadrupled Tory austerity” for local government, the Scottish Labour leader has said.
Nicola Sturgeon has given a guarantee people across Scotland needing flu vaccinations will receive them without further delay after facing questions on waiting times for the vaccines.